Coweta County 

State Parks & Other Historic Places

Find History in Your Own Backyard!

Explore the outdoors with parks, walking trails, and other outdoor locations that have historical meaning from the past and present! 

Passport to Coweta County: Stops #8 - #12

These 5 stops, a mixture of museums and outdoor locations, can be visited virtually or in-person. Pack a picnic and your hiking shoes and explore history in your own backyard! Check out the details for hours of operation and contact details. 

Stop #8:

The Little Manse

Erskine Caldwell Museum 

Erskine Preston Caldwell (December 17, 1903 - April 11, 1987) was a famous American author. His birthplace is now a museum in Moreland, Georgia.


 7 Main Street Moreland, GA 30259

Hours of Operation

Thurs - Sat: 10am - 3pm

Contact Info

678) 378-9867

Stop #9: 

Line Creek Nature Area

Line Creek Nature Area is a 70-acre public preserve located on the Fayette/Coweta County line. 


Hwy 54 W, Peachtree City, GA

(across from MacDuff Parkway intersection)

Hours of Operation

Dawn to Dusk

Stop #10:

Chattahoochee Bend State Park

At nine years old, Chattahoochee Bend State Park is Georgia’s second newest state park. The state park opened on July 1, 2011 with 2,910 acres, making it one of Georgia’s largest state parks.


425 Bobwhite Way, Newnan, GA

Hours of Operation

 7 a.m.–10 p.m. (Park); 

8 a.m.–5 p.m. (Office)



Stop #11: 

Brown's Mill Battlefield

The Battle of Brown’s Mill was fought July 30, 1864, in Coweta County, during the American Civil War.


155 Millard Farmer Rd

Newnan, GA 

(not Industrial Blvd) 

Hours of Operation  

Monday-Saturday 8:30am- Dusk; Sunday 1:30pm - Dusk

Stop #12:


The LINC is Newnan Coweta’s multi-use trail system that connects neighborhoods, businesses and communities through a variety of natural landscapes.


Newnan Centre

1515 Lower Fayetteville Rd, Newnan GA 

Hours of Operation

Dawn to Dusk